One person is dead and two others seriously injured after a vehicle crash Saturday morning on S.C. 170 in Beaufort, according to Beaufort Police Department officials.
The crash, which involved a tractor-trailer and work van, occurred around 7:20 a.m. on S.C. 170 near the Salvation Army, Sgt. Joseph Dobbins said.
The two people injured were transported to a hospital by helicopter, Dobbins said.
Lanes in both directions on S.C. 170 just a couple miles from Boundary Street were blocked until noon, Dobbins said.
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The cause of the crash is still being investigated, Deputy Chief Dale McDorman said Saturday afternoon.
This story will be updated.